Glass & Mirrors

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Determining Single Pane Glass U Value

If you have noticed that your energy bills have been high especially in the summer and winter months,

Are Glass Staircases Practical for Homes?

Glass staircases can be a fashionable addition to any home or office building and are often an indicator

Cutting Laminated Glass

Laminated glass is formed with two sheets of glass sandwiching a large layer of plastic. Laminated glass

How to Make a Table Using Laminated Glass

If you want the look of a laminated glass table in your kitchen or else where in your home but do not

How to Get Paint off Plexiglass

The biggest concern in removing spilled over paint from plexiglass is that it might get scratched. If

How to Cut Shapes out of Plexiglas

Plexiglas, one of the many products created out of acrylic resin, is stronger, safer and easier to cut

How to Cut Glass in Half

The process used to cut glass in half is quick and easy and requires just a little bit of practice. Glass

How to Create a Mosaic out of Tempered Glass

Tempered glass is toughened using heat to prepare it for different applications. It can be used to make

How to Make Holes in Plexiglass

Making holes in plexiglass has to be done in the correct and professional way. If makeshift holes are

How to Clean Plexiglass

Plexiglass is an acrylic composite which offers a beautiful alternative to standard forms of glass decoration.

How to Safely Dispose of Broken Tempered Glass

You can dispose of tempered glass in a number of different ways. It is important that you dispose of

How to Soften Acrylic Sheet

To soften acrylic sheet, extensive care must be taken about the temperature. Do not use the standard

5 Tips for Cutting Tempered Glass

Cutting tempered glass isn’t something to casually attempt at home. It can be done, but it takes

Annealed vs Tempered Glass

Both annealed and tempered glass are very popular types of glass that are available in the market today.

6 Safety Precautions When Working with Tempered Glass

Tempered glass is the safest of all types of glass. It’s designed to shatter into small pieces

Cutting Safety Glass

Safety glass can make great home accent and can be used in many different shapes and sizes. To get the

4 Uses for Safety Glass

If safety glass has recently piqued your interest, you may be curious about the things for which it is

6 Safety Tips for Grinding Glass

People end up grinding glass for a number of different reasons using several different types of tools.

How to Transfer a Glass Etching Design to Vinyl

Glass etching is a great craft or hobby you can start at home at your own pace with very few materials

Aluminosilicate vs. Tempered Glass

Most people have heard of tempered glass, but few will be familiar with the name 'aluminosilicate glass'.

4 Tips for Safely Handling Safety Glass

The invention of safety glass had its origin in the 19th century. Safety glass is practically used everywhere

How to Etch Glass with a Sandblaster

There are many ways in which you can etch glass. The most widely used is an etching cream that uses acid

How to Use Etching Cream to Etch Glass

Learning how to etch glass is easy, allowing you to complete stunning projects. Adding a border to plates,

How to Create an Etched Glass Door

Etched glass doors can be very expensive to buy and if you want a custom design instead of standard 'stock'

How to Make Frosted Glass

Frosted glass is a very popular look which can be used for a number of different applications. The process

How to Make Frosted Glass Shower Doors

Frosted glass shower doors are a way to keep privacy in one of the most vulnerable places in your home.

Glass Etching: How to Remove a Stencil

When glass etching you have an entire process of taking your pattern and making it into a stencil that

How to Put Frosted Glass in Cabinet Doors

It is not necessary to be an expert to learn how to put frosted glass in cabinet doors. In fact with

How to Paint Engraved Glass

Engraved glass is a beautiful addition to any home, but sometimes it needs a splash of color to really

Glass Etching Made Easy with a Dremel Tool

Glassware has been an object of fascination and affection for the public at large and it can be made

A Beginners Guide to Creating Acid-Etched Glass

Acid-etched glass is a great gift idea, as well as an easy way to decorate glass around your home. You

All About Blown Glass

When you think of glass, you probably think of window panes or other flat surfaces first, but ignoring

Benefits of Heavy Duty Ceiling Anchors

Using heavy duty ceiling anchors at home has many safety benefits. Note that most types of ceilings are

Benefits of Heavy Duty Drywall Anchors

Many years ago, drywall anchors were good for little more than hanging a picture or installing a light

How to Hang a Heavy Mirror

Hang a heavy mirror if you want your room to appear larger than it is. A large and heavy mirror hanging

How to Install Dry Wall Plugs

If you intend to hang shelves or heavy goods from drywall, you should know how to install dry wall plugs.

How to Remove Dry Wall Plugs

Dry wall plugs or anchors are an excellent tool to use when hanging heavier objects on drywall. These

How to Remove Metal Drywall Anchors

Metal drywall anchors can be a great way to hang heavy items and anchor them to ensure the hung piece

2 Ways to Repair a Chipped Mirror Tile

If you have a chipped or broken mirror tile in your room, you will need to repair this quickly. The most

2 Mistakes to Avoid when Cutting Glass

If you are considering cutting glass in order to get a suitable shape for your project, then you may